The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has awarded Hill Associates Corporation a task order to provide IT consulting services in support of enterprise network and application services operated by the DOJ Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO). The task order is valued at approximately $20 million over five years if all option periods are exercised by DOJ.
The Hill Associates team will continue to provide consulting services in the areas of program management, security architecture, financial management and network ... read more
The Society for Information Management (SIM), the premier network for information technology leaders, recently presented Brian Simmermon, Chief Information Officer, Subaru of America, Inc. with its fifth annual SIM Leadership award.
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Simmermon, who resides in Blue Anchor, N.J., joined Subaru of America, in 2005 as Chief Information Officer. Simmermon then performed a company-wide technology assessment and determined that the business ran a large collection of applications, many of which duplicated functionality. Establishing the mantra, "Simplicity, Flexibility, and ... read more
Today Point2 (www.Point2.com)
announced a landmark real estate listing syndication and technology
marketing agreement with California Regional MLS, Inc. (CRMLS – www.crmls.org)
that will expand California For Sale residential listings exposure on
the Internet for all 23 CRMLS local member Associations and provide
... read more
LoJack Corporation (Nasdaq: LOJN), the company that invented the stolen vehicle recovery market, today released its first Vehicle Theft Alert, which revealed that auto theft from car dealership lots has escalated over the past two months. Between September 21 and November 23, 2010, there have been at least 12 instances - in nine different states - of dealer lot theft foiled by the LoJack Stolen Vehicle Recovery System. Those figures were reported by law enforcement to LoJack.
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BioSystem Development and Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) announced
a collaborative agreement to implement BioSystem Development’s patented
technology on the established Agilent Bravo automated liquid handling
platform. BioSystem Development is a privately held life sciences
analytics company and creator of AssayMAP® high-throughput
... read more
Marquette University communication professors have found that there are emerging interpersonal norms in text messaging behavior among college-age students in the United States and India - and those standards differ considerably between the two countries. Robert Shuter, a professor of communication studies in the Diederich College of Communication who led the study, calls the largely unstudied area of text messaging behavior "textiquette."
The first-of-its-kind study, which has just been published in the Journal of Intercultural Communication Research and was presented in ... read more
Monsoon Multimedia, a leading provider of video convergence products, today announced it has entered into an agreement with Perception Digital Limited of Hong Kong to distribute its Vulkano line of devices in Asia and Europe. The new agreement provides consumers in these countries with the opportunity to enjoy all the Vulkano features including integrated DVR, web video, place shifting, Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) streaming and Mobile Video Recording providing a truly universal video platform for present and future video ... read more
Boingo Wireless, the Wi-Fi industry’s leading worldwide provider of
software and services, today announced it has launched Wi-Fi services at
Soldier Field in Chicago as part of an exclusive deal with Soldier
Field. Soldier Field stadium is owned by the Chicago Park District and
managed by ... read more
Ninety technology companies based in the Central region of the United
States (Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota
and Texas) will showcase their latest consumer electronics products at
the 2011 International CES®. The world’s largest consumer
technology tradeshow, the 2011 International CES, will run ... read more
A recent survey of 2,000 consumer technology users conducted by ABI
Research in the United States has revealed that nearly half of
smartphone users say they have already, or soon will, use their phones
to do mobile shopping. 53% also use, or intend to use, their smartphones
... read more
Air New Zealand and Sabre Travel Network have introduced Sabre Branded
Fares to Sabre Connected travel agents who can now shop and book the
airline’s branded fares. This enables the airline to market its products
consistently with its own website, while ensuring Sabre Connected
customers have ... read more
Manufacturing Insights today announced new research, The Assembly
Plant of the Future -- Restructuring Global Manufacturing to Meet the
Challenges of the Global Economy, which discusses the challenges of
global manufacturing and how forward-looking automakers are
restructuring both design ... read more
Liquidware Labs, the leader in desktop assessment, migration, and user experience monitoring, today announced the availability of new features in ProfileUnity(TM) that deliver user-based provisioning of VMware ThinApp(TM) virtualized applications to virtual and physical desktops. ProfileUnity is the company's popular virtual user management and migration solution. The inherent modular architecture of ProfileUnity, combined with the integration of application deployment, user entitlement and license tracking, enables VMware ThinApp customers to implement application delivery to specific user profiles and track license usage ... read more
DALLAS, December 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --
- Gain Mobile Access to Critical Business Applications and Desktops From
any Location, Using iPad and iPhone With the Free 2X Client for iOS
2X Software today announced that iPad and iPhone users can now access
Windows applications and desktops seamlessly from their devices with the 2X
Client for iOS. Businesses of all sizes can now use the 2X Client for iOS
with their iPad and iPhone mobile ... read more
Aquatic Energy LLC announced today that two senior energy executives, C. Maury Devine and Robert Zulandi, have joined its Board of Directors. "Our new board members bring years of valuable industry and management experience to our company," stated David Johnston, CEO of Aquatic Energy. "The significant additions come at an excellent time, as the company moves from proof-of-concept demonstration facilities to commercial production facilities." Aquatic Energy is a renewable bio-technology company using proprietary algae strains as feed stock ... read more
Power Technologies (Pink Sheets: CYPW) will present its small-scale waste
heat recovery system at the Power-Gen International
conference, December 14-16 in Orlando, FL.
The WHE-Gen 10 prototype to be unveiled at Power-Gen
... read more
NetProspex Inc., the world's most accurate and fastest-growing Data as a Service (Daas) provider for B-to-B sales and marketing decision makers, today announced that it secured a $5.5 million venture capital financing round led by leading information technology investment firm Edison Ventures. Previous investors also participated in the round.
The funding will fuel the continued expansion of sales and marketing as well as the existing service offerings which have received acclaim among B-to-B sales and marketing decision makers as the ... read more
LTE will make its debut US appearance with Verizon Wireless on December
6, 2010. TD-LTE will launch in China next year, and more LTE network
trials and deployments are following in quick succession elsewhere.
“The area covered by 4G networks is expanding quickly, especially in ... read more
GN Netcom, a world leader in innovative headset solutions through its Jabra branded products, today announced that Peter Fox has joined the company as President of GN Netcom, Inc. Fox will lead the Contact Center and Office division of the company from North American headquarters in Nashua, NH.
Mr. Fox was most recently the General Manager of Microsoft Corporation's US Corporate Accounts and North American Tele Platform teams based in Redmond, WA. At Microsoft, Peter oversaw sales, strategy, and ... read more
UBM TechWeb's InformationWeek and Interop presented Virtual Interop -- The Definitive Data Center Planning Guide for 2011 and Beyond on December 2, 2010, targeted to business technology professionals. UBM Studios, a leader in virtual events and virtual business solutions, provided the 3D platform for the event. The event is now available on demand.
The virtual event drew 3,043 registrants and 1,453 live attendees who stayed in the environment for an average of 5 hours 18 minutes.
Server virtualization ... read more